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it. they said it would drive away france's wealthy population. joining me now on the phone from paris is katherine fields. she is a correspondent for global radio news. katherine, why was this tax overturned? >> it was overturned because the court said it failed to rec recognize equality before public burden. what this means is it has been applied to individuals rather than households. the court knows this top rate would have applied to a married couple, for example, if one member was in that upper income bracket. well, if it turned just under, then the 75% rate would not apply. in essence, this was thrown out on a technicality. if was a poorly worded law that just didn't pass the constitutional barrier. >> you know, it is kind of confusing. the president actually campaigned on this75% tax. what happened, and will he try to get it reinstated? >> you are quite right. he made this a key platform of his manifesto. he has gone all out on this, and he even dressed up the tax as an act that the way france's rich could help during harsh economic times. he has not backed down and in fact in t
, holidays. at france it starts at 25 per good european court of justice added on another to give a workers the right to to a vacation to over or give back. >> for instance it used the for two weeks for your christmas holiday and use brain drain gold and the last eight-- you are laid up that means they automatically go into your sickly youth then you could have the vacation do over to make up for those days that you weren't that sec or hurt. john: if you say i have they cold? they have to give you that back? >> if it is dead doctor's note to to say she got the sniffles so she will need another seven days of paid vacation. john: italy first. if you start a business and keep it small, up that 10 workers you have some flexibility but number 11 1/2 to have the self assessment outlying every possible health and safety hazard? >> yes. we're not just talking about heavy machinery but how you deal with specific stress with your age, gender, a doctor, the overwhelming majority of italian workers work with 10 or fewer employees. john: number 16 employee you have to have you representatives that is en
? >> in france to an explanation how i got here. you can take michael's explanation there's all the material things but that is a leap of faith assuming there is only material things and nothing else. >> natalee buffet eighth but a level of confidence gained 500 years of science consistently finding causes of the fact to displace religion as the mechanism to explain. >> is in its assumption was that is all there is? >> because it works. >> god works. people believe because it works. john: they were ignorant with no other explanation for leaving. >> maybe for ancient man religious knowledge can progress. science says we can get smarter over time by religious people don't know the judge them from 10,000 years. john: religion doesn't change. >> there is the evolution to monotheism but what religious people learn from other knowledge. the bible says god made the universe and demand but does not say how. i can learn from evolution, the big bank it is to fill out. john: the bible says seven days but from the third 1/4 century christians believe that refers to the era. john: he has been on the topi
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